Alexander and Mary's Marriage License is Series A, Number 7437. It is recorded in Volume 5, page 468 of the Allegheny County Marriage License Docket. It reads:
Alexander McAdams born in Ireland on the 5 day of May A.D. 1859, residing at 19th Street Pgh, occupation Driver
Not related by blood or marriage to the person whom he desires to marry has not been married before _________
Mary English born in Ireland on the - day of May A.D. 1863 residing at North Ave Allegheny City PA occupation ________ has not been married before _______ Marriage License issued Aug 18 1887
Consent of __________________ residing at _______________
Consent Filed ______________ ; Married Aug 18 1887
By Rev. J. W. S????ull Duplicate certificate returned Aug 20 1887
NOTES: Alexander and Mary had two children: Susie, born about 1889 and Nevin [March 1897 - 1955]. Susie married Thomas McConkey in 1912. Nevin married Ethel Marshall [September 11, 1912 - October 4, 1995], the daughter of David Park Marshall and Margaret Booth. For more on the family of Ethel Marshall McAdams, see Notes on William Swan Marshall & Mary Ferguson By Charlie A. Allen.